Welcome to the Department of Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


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Application Information


Applications, submitted with all supplemental materials (personal statement, transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and test scores-GRE and TOEFL), and application fee of $70 for U.S. students, and $90 for international students, are due by the following dates:

Residency program (combined residency/PhD or combined residency/MS) – October 21, 2014
Graduate Program (PhD or MS) – January 15, 2015

Interested applicants with at least "B" cumulative grade point average are eligible to apply.  International applicants must meet minimum GPA requirements based on their country of origin – please go to the following page to find your country’s requirements: http://www.grad.uiuc.edu/admissions/apply/countries

We require a GRE examination score which is not older than five years.  International students whose native language is not English must have a minimum TOEFL iBT score of 79, TOEFL CBT (computer based exam) score of 213, or TOEFL PBT score of 550.

Additional information about the application process can be found on the Graduate College’s website: http://www.grad.illinois.edu/admissions


The Department of Pathobiology does not request any program-specific questions on the application.  All requested documents should be uploaded to the online application – we do not need original documents sent to our office.

All applicants must apply through the online application at link below:


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